Veronica Zaga-Clavellina

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  1. ncbi Differential secretion of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 after selective infection with group B streptococci in human fetal membranes
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Direction of Research, Nacional de Perinatologia, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 13:271-9. 2006
  2. pmc In vitro secretion profiles of interleukin (IL)-1beta, IL-6, IL-8, IL-10, and TNF alpha after selective infection with Escherichia coli in human fetal membranes
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Biomedical Research Branch, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 5:46. 2007
  3. ncbi Evidence of in vitro differential secretion of 72 and 92 kDa type IV collagenases after selective exposure to lipopolysaccharide in human fetal membranes
    Guadalupe Garcia-Lopez
    Direction of Research, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
    Mol Hum Reprod 13:409-18. 2007
  4. pmc In vitro secretion and activity profiles of matrix metalloproteinases, MMP-9 and MMP-2, in human term extra-placental membranes after exposure to Escherichia coli
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Biomedical Research Branch, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:13. 2011
  5. pmc Interaction between pathogenic bacteria and intrauterine leukocytes triggers alternative molecular signaling cascades leading to labor in women
    Guadalupe Estrada-Gutierrez
    Research Direction, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Infect Immun 78:4792-9. 2010
  6. pmc Tissue-specific human beta-defensins (HBD)-1, HBD-2 and HBD-3 secretion profile from human amniochorionic membranes stimulated with Candida albicans in a two-compartment tissue culture system
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 10:70. 2012
  7. doi Progesterone elicits an inhibitory effect upon LPS-induced innate immune response in pre-labor human amniotic epithelium
    Pilar Flores-Espinosa
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, México Posgrado en Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
    Am J Reprod Immunol 71:61-72. 2014
  8. pmc Preserved ex vivo inflammatory status in decidual cells from women with preterm labor and subclinical intrauterine infection
    Violeta Castro-Leyva
    Department of Infectology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    PLoS ONE 7:e43605. 2012
  9. doi Evidence of in vitro differential secretion of human beta-defensins-1, -2, and -3 after selective exposure to Streptococcus agalactiae in human fetal membranes
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:358-63. 2012
  10. doi In vitro secretion profile of pro-inflammatory cytokines IL-1β, TNF-α, IL-6, and of human beta-defensins (HBD)-1, HBD-2, and HBD-3 from human chorioamniotic membranes after selective stimulation with Gardnerella vaginalis
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Cell Biology Department, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Am J Reprod Immunol 67:34-43. 2012

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  1. ncbi Differential secretion of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9 after selective infection with group B streptococci in human fetal membranes
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Direction of Research, Nacional de Perinatologia, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Soc Gynecol Investig 13:271-9. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the secretions of zymogen and active forms of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-9 and MMP-2 and their specific inhibitors, TIMP-1 and TIMP-2 by fetal membranes stimulated with group B Streptoccocci (GBS)...
  2. pmc In vitro secretion profiles of interleukin (IL)-1beta, IL-6, IL-8, IL-10, and TNF alpha after selective infection with Escherichia coli in human fetal membranes
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Biomedical Research Branch, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 5:46. 2007
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  3. ncbi Evidence of in vitro differential secretion of 72 and 92 kDa type IV collagenases after selective exposure to lipopolysaccharide in human fetal membranes
    Guadalupe Garcia-Lopez
    Direction of Research, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City 11000, Mexico
    Mol Hum Reprod 13:409-18. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc In vitro secretion and activity profiles of matrix metalloproteinases, MMP-9 and MMP-2, in human term extra-placental membranes after exposure to Escherichia coli
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Biomedical Research Branch, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 9:13. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Interaction between pathogenic bacteria and intrauterine leukocytes triggers alternative molecular signaling cascades leading to labor in women
    Guadalupe Estrada-Gutierrez
    Research Direction, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Infect Immun 78:4792-9. 2010
    ..Our study provides novel evidence that the immunological cells circulating within the uterine microenvironment respond differentially to an infectious agent, triggering alternative molecular signaling pathways leading to human labor...
  6. pmc Tissue-specific human beta-defensins (HBD)-1, HBD-2 and HBD-3 secretion profile from human amniochorionic membranes stimulated with Candida albicans in a two-compartment tissue culture system
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 10:70. 2012
    ..The aim of this work was to characterize the individual contribution of the amnion (AMN) and choriodecidua (CHD) regions to the secretion of HBD-1, HBD-2 and HBD-3, after stimulation with Candida albicans...
  7. doi Progesterone elicits an inhibitory effect upon LPS-induced innate immune response in pre-labor human amniotic epithelium
    Pilar Flores-Espinosa
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, México Posgrado en Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
    Am J Reprod Immunol 71:61-72. 2014
    ..We investigated the effect of lipopolysacharide (LPS) and progesterone (P4) upon expression of TLR-4/MyD88, TNFα, IL-6, IL-8, IL-10, and HBD2 on the human amniotic epithelium...
  8. pmc Preserved ex vivo inflammatory status in decidual cells from women with preterm labor and subclinical intrauterine infection
    Violeta Castro-Leyva
    Department of Infectology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    PLoS ONE 7:e43605. 2012
    ..To compare the inflammatory response preserved ex vivo by decidual cells isolated from women who experienced preterm labor with and without subclinical intrauterine infection...
  9. doi Evidence of in vitro differential secretion of human beta-defensins-1, -2, and -3 after selective exposure to Streptococcus agalactiae in human fetal membranes
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:358-63. 2012
    ..The aim of this work was to characterize the individual contribution of the amnion (AMN) and choriodecidua (CHD) regions to the secretion of human beta defensins (HBD)-1, -2, and -3, after stimulation with Streptococcus agalactiae...
  10. doi In vitro secretion profile of pro-inflammatory cytokines IL-1β, TNF-α, IL-6, and of human beta-defensins (HBD)-1, HBD-2, and HBD-3 from human chorioamniotic membranes after selective stimulation with Gardnerella vaginalis
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Cell Biology Department, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Am J Reprod Immunol 67:34-43. 2012
    ..Preterm labor associated with infection is a major clinical condition; in this work, we analyze the response of human chorioamniotic membranes stimulated with Gardnerella vaginalis...
  11. pmc Tissue-specific human beta-defensins (HBD)1, HBD2, and HBD3 secretion from human extra-placental membranes stimulated with Escherichia coli
    Guadalupe Garcia-Lopez
    Cell Biology Department, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Reprod Biol Endocrinol 8:146. 2010
    ..Human beta defensins (HBD)1, HBD2, and HBD3 are key elements of innate immunity that are secreted to neutralize/control the progression of infection...
  12. ncbi The potential role of prolactin as a modulator of the secretion of proinflammatory mediators in chorioamniotic membranes in term human gestation
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Department of Cell Biology, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 211:48.e1-6. 2014
    ..To test the effect of prolactin (PRL) on expression of proinflammatory cytokines and matrix metallopeptidase 9 (MMP-9) in vitro...
  13. ncbi Incubation of human chorioamniotic membranes with Candida albicans induces differential synthesis and secretion of interleukin-1beta, interleukin-6, prostaglandin E, and 92 kDa type IV collagenase
    Veronica Zaga-Clavellina
    Direction of Research, Instituto Nacional de Perinatologia Isidro Espinosa de los Reyes, Mexico City, Mexico
    Mycoses 49:6-13. 2006
    ..Selective stimulation with C. albicans induced a differential secretion of IL-1beta, PGE(2), and MMP-9, resulting from a cooperative and bidirectional communication between the amnion and the choriodecidua...